Meet our owners in chicago::
BETSY MARSALA. Owner of NEAT Method CHICAGO. Grew up along the coast of NORTH CAROLINA. Lived in 5 cities before claiming Chicago as home. Studied FINE ARTS at Stephens College. A graduate of IMPROV Olympic and the Second City Conservatory and is often found performing around town. Plays classical FLUTE but claims to only when her neighbors aren’t home. AUNT to 2 precious kiddos. Loves to TRAVEL and recently visited the farthest northern city in the world to experience the NORTHERN LIGHTS. Spends her free time practicing restorative YOGA, exploring new RECIPES and playing TETRIS. A digital SCRAPBOOKING genius who knows how to preserve memories to last a lifetime, making her a MASTER of CRAFT SPACES.
KATIE MONGE. Owner of NEAT Method CHICAGO. Graduated from the UNIVERSITY OF IOWA with a degree in ECONOMICS. Huge HAWKEYE football fan, but loves her CUBS and BEARS, too! Won high school state championships for both TENNIS and DANCE. Still does both, but adds chasing after her TODDLER to her current list of activities. Favorite pastimes include exploring new RESTAURANTS and outdoor MUSIC venues. Loves enjoying a glass of ROSÉ on a patio or ROOFTOP bar. Not a fan of BUGS or AIRPLANES. Obsessed with HOLIDAY decorations and PARTY PLANNING. Finds checking off her TO DO LIST immensely satisfying. Believes every great closet transformation begins with PURGING, making her the MASTER of CLOSETS.
RACHEL CLAIR. Organizer for NEAT Method CHICAGO. Grew up in TENNESSEE but has loved the city of Chicago and the movie Girls Just Want to Have Fun since she was a little girl. Still loves a good movie - the Marvel franchises and The Hobbit are favorites. Loves PIZZA from Home Slice and is always up for a cup of COFFEE or glass of RED WINE. Has a degree in CREATIVE WRITING and when she’s not organizing she's writing short plays or creating summer camp curriculum, making her the MASTER of KID'S SPACES.
RACHEL BERNSTEIN. Organizer for NEAT Method CHICAGO. Born and raised in NASHVILLE and goes back to visit Music City for SWEET TEA and CHICKEN SALAD every chance she gets. As a lover of FOOD, she enjoys trying new restaurants, as well as cooking and baking in her own kitchen. With a soft spot for chocolate, baking DESSERTS to share with friends and family is her favorite. She made her way to the Windy City after attending INDIANA UNIVERSITY. With a background in ADVERTISING, love for ARTS AND CRAFTS, and learning CALLIGRAPHY, she always enjoys being creative. Has a weakness for online shopping, with an affinity for SWEATERS and all things cozy to wear during Chicago’s cold winters, making her the MASTER of CLOSETS.
BROOKE NIEMAN. Chicagoland area REGIONAL COORDINATOR. Born and raised in the burbs of CHI CITY. Went to school with the LONGHORNS and returns to Austin any chance she gets. Lover of everything related to EDUCATION. So much so, she went back to school for nursing and still holds her RN title. Can find her buried in a book any chance she gets. Lives to attend concerts and MUSIC festivals. Relishes in her time with FAMILY and FRIENDS and has a particular soft spot for her black lab, Molly! Has a serious SWEET tooth. Black licorice is her go to fav. Obsessed with making lists and all things paper, making her the MASTER of OFFICES.
CHRISSY STOREY. Organizer for NEAT Method CHICAGO. Grew up in BOSTON, and calls herself a lifelong Boston sports fan. Has spent the last seven years calling CHICAGO home and wouldn't have it any other way. Loves to HOST friends for dinner parties, cookouts or weekend visits. Believes there is always time for a good DANCE PARTY. Road trips with her husband are among her fondest memories. Can be found BIKING or sitting by the LAKE. AUNT CC is her favorite title, making her the MASTER of KID'S ROOMS.
Organizing Chicago & surrounding areas...
- Glen Coe
- Lake Forest
And everything in between…
Moves & Relocations
- Pre-move prep
- Manage logistics
- Unpack & organize
- Create customized solutions
Ensure every detail is complete
Our NEAT It Now program is designed for the client that does not have a NEAT girl in their city or prefers more of a DIY approach. We provide a personalized shopping list and step-by-step instructions on how to make your space NEAT.